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Southwest Colorado Sights

Main Avenue National Historic District

  • Main Ave. between 13th St. and 12th St. Map It
  • Durango
  • Historic District/Site

Updated 10/01/2013

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The intersection of 13th Avenue and Main Avenue (locals also refer to it as Main Street) marks the northern edge of Durango's Main Avenue National Historic District. Old-fashioned streetlamps line the streets, casting a warm glow on the elegant Victorians filled with upscale galleries, restaurants, and the occasional factory outlet store. Dating from 1887, the Strater Hotel is a reminder of the time when this town was a stop for many people headed west. The town website

provides information for self-guided walking tours.

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Main Ave. between 13th St. and 12th St., Durango, Colorado, United States

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Updated 10/01/2013


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